Smithsonian Voices

From the Smithsonian Museums

Dr. Jason Cavallari

Dr. Jason Cavallari is an intern with the Smithsonian Libraries and Archives in pursuit of a certificate in Digital Humanities from George Mason University. He is also an administrator and lecturer in history at Boston College.

The Long Life of a Dead Rhinoceros

How did one exaggerated armored rhino influence European illustration for centuries? Trace the artistic origins from Albrecht Dürer to Conrad Gessner and beyond, with images from Smithsonian Libraries and Archives.